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Romeo

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noun Ro·meo \ˈrō-mē-ˌō, in Shak also ˈrōm-(ˌ)yō\

Definition of Romeo

plural

Romeos

  1. 1 :  the hero of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet who dies for love of Juliet

  2. 2 :  a male lover

Examples of romeo in a sentence

  1. He was quite a Romeo when he was younger.

Circa 1595

First Known Use of romeo

circa 1595


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Romeo

Ro·meo

Definition of Romeo

  1. —a communications code word for the letter r

1952

First Known Use of romeo

1952


ROMEO Defined for English Language Learners

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Romeo

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noun Ro·meo \ˈrō-mē-ˌō, in Shak also ˈrōm-(ˌ)yō\

Definition of Romeo for English Language Learners

  • : a man who has many lovers or who shows strong feelings of love by doing romantic things


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